Level 3 Subsidary and Extended Diploma in Vehicle Technology (Motorsports) | Loughborough College

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in
Vehicle Technology (Motorsports)

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This course is designed to cover the technical needs of today's motorsport industry, including the diagnosis of complex system faults and advanced systems operation. It provides essential knowledge for the specialist group of competition maintenance and repair technicians.

Course Content

The course looks covers

  • diagnosis and rectification of engine and component faults
  • chassis system faults
  • operation of vehicle chassis systems
  • motorsport vehicle preparation and inspection
  • light vehicle suspension, steering, and braking systems
  • motorsport vehicle preparation and inspection
  • motorsport workshop practices

Features/Benefits

This course will give you an exciting opportunity to work with and develop a competition specification car for the area and be involved with stripping and rebuilding race engines, scrutineering, data logging, porting, polishing, and much more.

The course also offers

  • industry-standard workshops
  • expert teaching staff
  • various trips and visits

Entry Requirements

  • At least five GCSEs at grade C or above, including English and Maths,
  • or
  • a Level 2 Diploma, with Functional Skills English and Maths at Level 2.

Progression Opportunities

Upon completion of the first year of this course (Subsidiary Diploma), you may choose to enter straight into employment or continue on to the second year of this course to achieve the Extended Diploma.

After this, you may choose to enter into employment at a higher level or progress on to a degree-level course.

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Key Facts

Dates:

  • September 2018

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time (FT)

Level:

3

Course Duration:

2 Years

Programme Costs:

  • The fees for this course are currently being confirmed.

Please contact Student Recruitment for more information.

College Course Code:

  • 18/19AFH0071

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